Many homeowners simply do not have the time to maintain their own yard, so hiring a landscape company is the best solution. But even if you do not have time to maintain your entire property, adding a small vegetable garden which you maintain yourself can have several benefits, especially if you share the gardening tasks with your children.
Quality Family Time
Getting teens and even younger children away from video games and smartphones can be difficult. But spending a few minutes each day watering vegetables, pulling weeds and then harvesting is a great way to spend some quality time together, without the interruption of electronics. And this is an activity that every member of the family can enjoy together. Smaller children can water while older kids prune and maintain the plants and everyone can work together at pulling the weeds. [Read more…]